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The Last Days of Dominic Collins

Don't miss this fantastic new Radio Drama starting this Saturday the 26th on CRY104fm at 7pm . The last days of Dominic Collins is a 3 part series written by local historian Michael Twomey and starring local Actors Brian Hogan , Finbarr Hannon , John Curtin, Anne Brookes and a special guest appearance from Martin Hennessy. It is going to be unmissable drama only on CRY104fm
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Auditions Open for Youghal Musical Society

From The East Cork Journal. Youghal Musical Society is inviting open auditions for their upcoming production “That’s Entertainment!” The show will feature favourite show tunes, dances and songs from renowned musical productions performed on the most famous stages of the world from The West End to Broadway. The Musical Society will be covering hits from “The Greatest Showman”, “Billy Elliott”, “The Lion King” and many more, promising an amazing show
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Cork Film Festival partners with First Cut! Youth Film Festival for 2019 festival

Cork Film Festival – Ireland’s first and largest film festival – has announced a new partnership in 2019 with the First Cut! Youth Film Festival, a successful four-day festival which is celebrating its 10th outing and takes place in Youghal, Co. Cork in early March. As part of this new partnership, Cork Film Festival will present a programme of short films for young people on Saturday March 9th, the final day of
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First Cut! Youth Film Festival 2019

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal       March 6th to 9th 2019 Watch this space for the 2019 programme, which will be announced at the end of February 2019. First Cut! Youth Film Festival is an annual event dedicated to showcasing new films by young filmmakers. First Cut! provides young filmmakers between the ages of 12 and 24 with a platform for screening their short films.  It is committed to
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Donal Clancy Tour 2019

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal           Sunday 3rd March 2019 at 3 pm      Tickets: €12/€10 concession Tickets are available online at www.themallartscentre.com or telephone 087 9593276 or at the door on the day of the performance. Dónal Clancy is regarded as one of Ireland’s finest guitarists.  He is the son of the world renowned singer Liam Clancy of The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem and
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Natasha’s Pilates at the Mall Arts Centre

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal     Monday 14th January – 11th February 2019 at 9:30 am Yew Wood Venues is delighted to welcome Natasha’s Pilates to the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal.  Natasha will be introducing us to the principles of clinical Pilates, teaching set-up for and exercises in most commonly used positions, empowering participants with the whys as well as the hows for basic self- care. Progressive closed groups; equipment
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Blackwater Valley Fit-up Theatre Festival 2019 returns to Youghal

Blackwater Valley Fit-up Theatre Festival at the Mall Arts Centre 27th January, 3rd, 10th and 17th February 2019. For updates please contact 087 9593276. The programme for the forth annual Blackwater Valley Fit Up Festival will be unveiled in the New Year, with four plays set to run at several venues along the course of the River Blackwater in January and February 2019. A colourful feature of Irish country life
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The Woman is Present: Women’s Stories of WW11

The Mall Arts Centre, Youghal      Tuesday 15th January 2019 at 7.30 pm      Tickets €12/€10 concession Tickets are available online at www.themallartscentre.com or telephone 087 9593276 or at the door on the evening of the performance. Smashing Times Theatre and Film company present The Woman is Present:Women’s Stories of WW11 By acclaimed award-winning playwrights Mary Moynihan, Deirdre Kinahan, Fiona Bawn Thompson and Paul Kennedy. Directed by Mary
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CADA Performing Arts Academy Courses in the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal

Cork’s Premier Stage School for all your Drama, Dance and Musical Theatre Classes, Monday from 3.30 – 6.30 pm in the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal. Founded by Catherine Mahon-Buckley twenty years ago, CADA Performing Arts is an acknowledged centre of excellence for Drama, Dance and Musical Theater Studies. CADA continues to provide classes for 2018 after a successful 2017! They offer a chance to discover your own strengths and weaknesses. 
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Christmas Craft Fair at the Mall Arts Centre

Sunday 9th December 12 noon to 6 pm Get all your Christmas shopping done in the Mall Arts Centre, Youghal on Sunday 9th December. A wonderful array of artists will be bringing us an impressive range of craft stalls and lots of family fun!! Local artists taking part include:  Klaudia Miksa – Canvas and Soaps Studio Amanda Murphy -Ceramics Carole Redmond – Paper- craft & Origami Sophie Heloise Cousin Illustrations
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Pat Shortt – Hey!

Pat Shortt is back with a brand new stage show called ‘Hey!’ Following the sell-out successes of ‘The Hall’, ‘Selfie’ and ‘How’s Tings?’ and fresh from starring roles in the hit play ‘A Skull In Connemara’ and the film ‘The Belly of The Whale’, Ireland’s best-loved comedian takes to the road with his latest quirky look at Irish life. Featuring all brand new material and sketches, this new show is
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Youghal Secures €95,000 Towards ‘Moby Dick’ Maritime Sculpture and Public Realm Works

From youghal.ie. Youghal, Co. Cork was among one of the major recipients of funding from the 2018 Town and Village Renewal Scheme, with €95,000 allocated towards public realm works on the quayside including a ‘Moby Dick’ themed statue. Cork County Council partnered with local voluntary group, Youghal4All, in delivering the project funding. The funding will specifically go towards the replacement of old stone footpaths along the quayside with Carlow blue
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Youghal4All to Host Barbecue on the Mall in Bid to Raise Funds for the Moby Dick Sculpture

From The East Cork Journal Youghal4All's fundraising efforts for the commission of a sculpture commemorating the filming of Moby Dick in Youghal in 1954, continues in earnest. On Sunday, 29 July from 3pm 'til 5pm, the committee have organised a family friendly afternoon and barbecue on the Mall beach, complete with games and packed with fun4all!! Music will be supplied by D.J. Ger. The cost is €3 a plate and
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“BAGATELLE” to headline the Youghal “QUEEN OF THE SEA” Festival

With the fine weather due to continue “BAGETELLE” are all set to entertain you in the seaside town of Youghal at the Free open-air concert on the GIG RIG for the annual Queen of the Sea festival.  The festival weekend, which takes place in the Town Centre from the 13th -15h  July 2018,  is set to be packed full of so much fun, entertainment and activities for all the family that
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Youghal Ceolta Sí Set for Expansion

From The East Cork Journal As well as their usual busy summer Seisiún season, Youghal's CeoltaSí have also added a major fundraising campaign to their to-do list. Since the establishment of the Brú na Sí Cultural Centre in 2014, it became evident early on that an expansion of the building, to keep in line with the popularity and growth in member numbers, was necessary. The Youghal Comhaltas Branch was obliged
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CRY’s Homebirds Music Festival Raises €3790

CRY's Homebirds Music Festival, a joint collaboration between Cork ARC Cancer Support House and CRY Youghal, was an inaugural fundraising event that took place from one end of town to the other over a period of 3 days back in May. The event was a huge success and saw people from all over the surrounding areas come to Youghal to enjoy over 40 Musical Acts across 18 venues, filling the
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The Story that Needed to be Told

Monday, 21 May saw the official launch of an original drama production by CRY104FM at the Red Store in Youghal. The 4-part historical drama will debut on air on Tuesday, June 5 at 6.30pm and continue every Tuesday thereafter until June 26. The story, called “The Rising Sisters”, was written by Síobhán Fogarty, produced and directed by Ruth Hayes with Sound Design by Warren Tivy of Claycastle Studios. Funding was
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St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal welcomes Cork International Choral Festival 2018

The Arad and Ma’alot-Kfar Vradim Combined Choirs at St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal on Friday 20th April 6 pm Founded in 1954 to be a dynamic force in developing choral music in Ireland, the Cork International Choral Festival takes place from 18th to 22nd April 2018. Cork welcomes choirs from across the world for a programme of Gala concerts, Schools Concerts, National and International Competitions, and world-class performances, as thousands
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Youghal’s New Roots 4 Album Ripe For Plucking

From The East Cork Journal Local musician Bobby Lee and his Sacred Roots have been hard at work writing, recording, tweaking and harvesting their new Roots4 album which was devised and overseen by Bobby. At its heart, this project has the simple philosophy to root out young, interested and talented children of varying ages and give them a platform which inspires and tends to their musical confidences. Budding lyricists, musicians
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The Official Launch of The Homebirds Music Festival

Date Thursday 5th April, 2018 Time: 7.30pm Venue: St Mary’s Collegiate Church, Youghal, Co. Cork Cork Arc Cancer Support House and Cry104fm are delighted to invite you to the official launch of ‘The Homebirds Music Festival’, a collaboration which will see a music extravaganza happening in the beautiful town of Youghal on 18th, 19th and 20th May 2018. Over 40 Acts will take part in the festival which will be
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First Cut Film Festival

  First Cut! & Feel Good Lost Announce 2018 Youth Music Video Competition. Calling Ambitious Young Filmmakers aged 18-23 – a unique opportunity to kick-start your career as a director.   First Cut! Youth Film Festival, in partnership with Feel Good Lost, is delighted to announce that submissions are now open for the third edition of the 2018 YMVC – Youth Music Video Competition!   The annual competition will once
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Triple Bill Documentary by Mike Hannon

Youghal Film Maker, Mike Hannon, presents 3 of his award winning documentaries: THE CLOUD OF UNKNOWING  – (2017), 19 min Cork man Rodney Thompson lived as a hermit for thirty years in a small Connemara cottage, dedicating his life to silence, solitude and prayer. Nominated for Best British or Irish Short, London Film Critics’ Circle Winner of Best Irish Short, Indie Cork MY BEAMISH BOY (2009), 25 min The much-loved 200